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Archive - 07 2014

St Mary''s church

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Mark Baker

29 July 2014

On my travels the other day I went into St Mary"s church in Diss. I always try to go into churches. I like the historical aspect of them, their place within the local community that they serve, and also architecturally. There is a familiarity with many of them, but also wonderful differences. Th ...

Architectural carving

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Mark Baker

23 July 2014

The more you look about you the more likely you are to see some form of carving. It is surprising how many you will walk by in the space of walking through any town - even modern ones. Of course some of these may be stone, but that doesn"t make a difference in my opinion. Carving is carving and  ...

Spread the word

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Mark Baker

17 July 2014

One of my jobs is to try to pull together information that is important to readers. Examples of what I mean are: shows, events, courses and club meetings, new products and such like. Such information is important to us all and lets us know what is happening and what is about that might be of interes ...

Popular articles

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Mark Baker

8 July 2014

In the hot seat that is being an editor, I am subject to lots of correspondence and interaction with people in various ways. I love hearing about what people are making, doing and what they have seen that they find fascinating, amazing or dislike and why. Personal taste and subjectivity affects us a ...

Woodshapers

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Mark Baker

4 July 2014

Oh how I keep dropping myself in the cart with some of my comments in my blogs. Namely the delineation of woodworking disciplines and my comment about how we all shape wood, just in different ways. It seems that some are fairly entrenched in certain camps. I have no problem with that, it"s just  ...

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